NEWS

13.09.2004
Holland Hope To Avoid A Stuffing In Turkey

Holland would seem to be on a hiding to nothing when they hit the road to tackle Group E favourites Turkey in a European Championship qualifying game on Wednesday.

But Dutch coach Glenn Pinas is optimistic it will not be a thrashing, even though star centre Francisco Elson, of the Denver Nuggets, flew back to the US on Monday to start training for the new NBA season.

05.08.2004
Netherlands: Pinas Dismayed At Prospects

Holland coach Glenn Pinas is under no illusion as to the enormity of his task. The Dutch go into next month’s Group E qualifying games for the 2005 European Championships without a single international victory in two years.

ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4Junie Steenvorde 1.95 01.05.1981 Seoul (KOR)  
 5Vincent Krieger 1.86 16.09.1974 Den Haag (NED)  
 6Rein van der Kamp SF 2.02 16.07.1979 Meppel (NED)  
 7Sydmil Harris GF 1.95 12.01.1982 Amsterdam (NED)  
 8Kees Akerboom SF 2.00 20.12.1983 Sint Michielsgestel (NED)  
 9Sander Van der Holst 1.95 03.03.1977 Leiden (NED)  
10Angelo Flanders 2.02 02.02.1977 Sint Maarten (NED)  
11Peter van Paassen 2.11 20.12.1978 Den Haag (NED)  
12Tom Timmermans 2.13 31.07.1981 Velsen (NED)  
13Chip Jones  1.98 12.05.1979 Tegelen (NED)  
14Jeremy Ormskerk PG 1.88 17.12.1982 Amsterdam (NED)  
15Michael Kingma 2.08 09.08.1979 Manly (AUS)  

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04.08.2004
Gadzuric Out For Holland

Holland have ruled Milwaukee Bucks big man Dan Gadzuric out of their summer plans because of a knee injury.

The Dutch already had a mountain to climb with European Championship qualifying games against Turkey, Bosnia-Herzegovina and Estonia.

22.09.2003
European Championship for Men 2005 Qualification
Following the meeting of the FIBA Europe Board in November 2002, it was decided that a new system of qualification would be implemented for the 2005 European Championship for Men.

Team

Netherlands
Netherlands

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSK. Akerboom11.9
RTP. van Paassen6.2
ASV. Krieger3.4
STV. Krieger1.5
BSM. Kingma0.2

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

08.09.2004vs EST[L] 88-91 (A)
11.09.2004vs BIH[L] 77-82 (H)
15.09.2004vs TUR[L] 59-83 (A)
18.09.2004vs EST[W] 76-72 (H)
22.09.2004vs BIH[L] 59-86 (A)
25.09.2004vs TUR[L] 47-67 (H)
23.08.2005vs ISR[L] 60-89 (A)
26.08.2005vs BEL[L] 51-62 (H)
01.09.2005vs ISR[L] 78-82 (H)
04.09.2005vs BEL[L] 63-76 (A)
12.09.2005vs SWE[L] 65-78
13.09.2005vs POL[W] 96-76

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